Meet Lionheart Theatre Company's Board of Directors
E. Scott King
Scott King has worked in education for the last 30 years and is currently the Language and Cultural Diversity Specialist for the Barrow County School System. Scott works with the District's schools and leadership/administration teams in developing and maintaining required as well as supplemental services to culturally and linguistically diverse students and populations. Scott also is in charge of of the District's Migrant Education Program. In addition, Scott teaches the Spanish-English Medical Interpreting Certificate Course for UGA and the Cultural Issues Course for ESOL Endorsement for the NE GA Regional Education Services Agency.
Debbie McLaughlin retired from a career in education 7 years ago. She worked across curriculums in areas of classroom education, reading recovery, ESOL, and special education. She is currently employed as a substitute teacher with Gwinnett County Public Schools.
Tanya Moore is now retired after working for Macy's for 33 years. While at Macy's she served as a Business Analyst specializing in Logistics, Business Analytics and Data Warehousing. Tanya gathered functionality and data requirements and then documented them to provide designs for developers of new applications for Macy's Corporate and Store users. Tanya has served on the Board of Norcross Development Authority and the Southwest Gwinnett Chamber. She also served as a Girl Scout Leader for ten years and the Service Unit Director for all Norcross troops for several years. Tanya currently serves as a committee member for the Norcross Art Splash Festival.
Jill Swenson has taught elementary school for 30 years. During her years in the classroom, she taught grades K-3, and ELL grades K-5. Shortly before retirement in 2014, Jill fell in love with the art of storytelling and now she tells stories where and whenever she is able.